Cart (Loading....) | Create Account
Close category search window
 

High quality 16 kb/s voice transmission: The subband coder approach

Sign In

Cookies must be enabled to login.After enabling cookies , please use refresh or reload or ctrl+f5 on the browser for the login options.

Formats Non-Member Member
$31 $13
Learn how you can qualify for the best price for this item!
Become an IEEE Member or Subscribe to
IEEE Xplore for exclusive pricing!
close button

puzzle piece

IEEE membership options for an individual and IEEE Xplore subscriptions for an organization offer the most affordable access to essential journal articles, conference papers, standards, eBooks, and eLearning courses.

Learn more about:

IEEE membership

IEEE Xplore subscriptions

2 Author(s)
Cheung, R. ; GTE Sylvania Systems Group, Needham Heights, Massachusetts ; Winslow, R.

This paper describes a high quality 16 kb/s subband coder using quadrature mirror filters (QMF). In this algorithm, the partitioning of the speech band into subbands is performed via a bank of eight bandpass filters whose coefficients are derived from a QMF tree structure. Due to the special properties of the QMF, no significant spectral distortions are introduced in the band-splitting and reconstruction processes. To enable a more efficient encoding of the subband waveforms, an adaptive bit assignment scheme is incorporated which allocates the number of quantizer bits according to the distribution of subband energies.

Published in:

Acoustics, Speech, and Signal Processing, IEEE International Conference on ICASSP '80.  (Volume:5 )

Date of Conference:

Apr 1980

Need Help?


IEEE Advancing Technology for Humanity About IEEE Xplore | Contact | Help | Terms of Use | Nondiscrimination Policy | Site Map | Privacy & Opting Out of Cookies

A not-for-profit organization, IEEE is the world's largest professional association for the advancement of technology.
© Copyright 2014 IEEE - All rights reserved. Use of this web site signifies your agreement to the terms and conditions.